Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Supply Chain Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Supply Chain Management over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Supply Chain Management
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 761 827 791
Rank change year-on-year +66 -36 -16
Contract jobs citing Supply Chain Management 114 69 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.066% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.078% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 50 67
UK median daily rate £500 £458 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.34% -3.68% +3.26%
10th Percentile £404 £400 £330
90th Percentile £735 £676 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £470 £438
% change year-on-year +6.38% +7.43% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
UK median hourly rate £12.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - -

Supply Chain Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 85705 87976 93705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.52% 83.91% 81.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 57093 58207 60721
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2022 2335 2744
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.37 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.50% +2.59% +18.75%

Supply Chain Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Supply Chain Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Supply Chain Management in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Supply Chain Management.

Contractor daily rate trend for Supply Chain Management in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supply Chain Management over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supply Chain Management in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supply Chain Management.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supply Chain Management in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supply Chain Management over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Supply Chain Management in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supply Chain Management within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 102 £525 +11.70% 7
London +4 57 £513 +2.55% 1
UK excluding London +45 53 £500 +6.38% 6
South East +18 17 £450 -21.74%
Midlands +25 13 £550 +29.41% 1
Scotland +4 10 £435 +27.47%
East of England - 9 £750 -
West Midlands +27 5 £500 +4.71% 1
East Midlands +4 4 £550 +37.50%
North of England +56 3 £475 +1.06% 1
North West +22 3 £475 +1.06% 1
South West +5 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Supply Chain Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Supply Chain Management.

1 46 (40.35%) SAP
2 37 (32.46%) ERP
3 31 (27.19%) Finance
3 31 (27.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (26.32%) Logistics
5 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
6 18 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (14.91%) Law
8 16 (14.04%) Supplier Management
8 16 (14.04%) Dynamics 365
9 15 (13.16%) Oracle
10 13 (11.40%) Risk Management
11 12 (10.53%) Project Management
12 11 (9.65%) Service Delivery
12 11 (9.65%) HP
12 11 (9.65%) Virtual Team
13 10 (8.77%) Cisco
13 10 (8.77%) WLAN
13 10 (8.77%) Firewall
13 10 (8.77%) Network Security
13 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
14 9 (7.89%) Riverbed
14 9 (7.89%) Degree
14 9 (7.89%) MPLS
14 9 (7.89%) Change Management
14 9 (7.89%) Manufacturing
14 9 (7.89%) Practice Management
14 9 (7.89%) Information Security
14 9 (7.89%) WAN

Supply Chain Management
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.88%) CMS
1 1 (0.88%) Confluence
1 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 18 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (6.14%) SAP CO
2 7 (6.14%) SAP ERP
2 7 (6.14%) SAP FI
2 7 (6.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (6.14%) SAP SCM
3 6 (5.26%) SAP APO
3 6 (5.26%) SAP FSCM
3 6 (5.26%) SAP SD
4 5 (4.39%) SAP MM
5 4 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (3.51%) SAP PP
6 3 (2.63%) SAP QM
7 2 (1.75%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.88%) SAP PLM
8 1 (0.88%) SAP PS
8 1 (0.88%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.04%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.77%) Firewall
1 10 (8.77%) Network Security
1 10 (8.77%) WLAN
2 9 (7.89%) LAN
2 9 (7.89%) MPLS
2 9 (7.89%) WAN
3 8 (7.02%) BGP
3 8 (7.02%) EIGRP
3 8 (7.02%) HSRP
3 8 (7.02%) IPv6
3 8 (7.02%) NGN
3 8 (7.02%) OSPF
3 8 (7.02%) SNMP
3 8 (7.02%) Spanning Tree
3 8 (7.02%) TACACS
3 8 (7.02%) VRRP
4 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) QlikView
1 2 (1.75%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.88%) Big Data
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
1 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (27.19%) Finance
2 17 (14.91%) Law
3 9 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.26%) Billing
4 6 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.39%) Retail
6 2 (1.75%) German Language
7 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Danish Language
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (25.44%) Consultant
2 20 (17.54%) Analyst
3 16 (14.04%) Functional Consultant
4 14 (12.28%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 12 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
6 10 (8.77%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) IT Manager
7 9 (7.89%) Network Manager
8 8 (7.02%) Procurement Manager
8 8 (7.02%) Supply Chain Manager
9 7 (6.14%) Architect
10 6 (5.26%) IT Procurement Manager
10 6 (5.26%) Senior Manager
10 6 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.26%) Supplier Manager
11 5 (4.39%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 5 (4.39%) Senior Relationships Manager
11 5 (4.39%) Supplier Relationship Manager
11 5 (4.39%) Supply Chain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) EDI
2 3 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.63%) XML
3 2 (1.75%) .NET
3 2 (1.75%) JSON
4 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) CSS
4 1 (0.88%) Dojo
4 1 (0.88%) DOM
4 1 (0.88%) HTML
4 1 (0.88%) J2EE
4 1 (0.88%) jQuery
4 1 (0.88%) JSP
4 1 (0.88%) LINQ
4 1 (0.88%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.88%) Servlets
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Virtual Team
2 8 (7.02%) FMCG
3 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.63%) PMI
5 2 (1.75%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.75%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.63%) Windows
2 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.46%) ERP
2 31 (27.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (26.32%) Logistics
4 18 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.04%) Supplier Management
6 13 (11.40%) Risk Management
7 12 (10.53%) Project Management
8 11 (9.65%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (7.89%) Change Management
9 9 (7.89%) Information Security
9 9 (7.89%) Low Latency
9 9 (7.89%) Network Architecture
9 9 (7.89%) Network Management
9 9 (7.89%) Practice Management
9 9 (7.89%) Regulatory Compliance
9 9 (7.89%) Waterfall
10 8 (7.02%) Service Management
11 7 (6.14%) Contract Management
12 6 (5.26%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.63%) SQL
2 2 (1.75%) ABAP
2 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.88%) C#
3 1 (0.88%) Java
3 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.89%) Degree
3 4 (3.51%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.88%) CISM
5 1 (0.88%) CISSP
5 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) NVQ Level 4
5 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) SLA
2 4 (3.51%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) GDPR
4 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.88%) GMP
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (40.35%) SAP
2 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
3 15 (13.16%) Oracle
4 11 (9.65%) HP
5 10 (8.77%) Cisco
6 9 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 9 (7.89%) Riverbed
6 9 (7.89%) SolarWinds
7 6 (5.26%) Ariba
8 4 (3.51%) JD Edwards
8 4 (3.51%) OpenText
9 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.75%) hybris
10 2 (1.75%) IBM
11 1 (0.88%) Dell
11 1 (0.88%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.88%) IFS
11 1 (0.88%) JDA
11 1 (0.88%) webMethods
11 1 (0.88%) Xamarin